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15+ Malfunctions: Dating App Conversations and Profiles That Failed 10/10

15+ Malfunctions: Dating App Conversations and Profiles That Failed 10/10

It's not a glitch.
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Landlord Coerces Tenant Into Showing Their Apartment, They Give Overly Honest Tours

This landlord threatened legal action against their tenant if the tenant refused to let them show the apartment while they were still living there. The tenant did not want the grief of going through a legal process with their terrible landlord, so they caved under pressure and allowed the apartment viewings to occur. This thread was posted to the r/MaliciousCompliance subreddit by the tenant after they faced a long list of issues with their current landlord. This included the landlord stealing…
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‘Here’s a List’ : Entitled Rich Lady Expects Her Sister to Buy Her Kids Gifts, but Wont Return the Favor Because She's 'Saving up for Vacation'

‘Here’s a List’ : Entitled Rich Lady Expects Her Sister to Buy Her Kids Gifts, but Won't Return the Favor Because She's 'Saving up for Vacation'

Sorry, Europe is expensive.
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'Somebody emptied the used deep fryer oil into a plastic bucket': 40+ People who made the worst possible mistakes at their job

'Somebody emptied the used deep fryer oil into a plastic bucket': 40+ People who made the worst possible mistakes at their job

Everyone has their job and speciality, but no matter how skilled you are, you're always going to make mistakes at your job. Thinking about it is humbling - every person you interact with has botched something at their job.
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I was fired and am being told I need repay $1,100

Update: 'They threatened to take further legal action': Employee fired and asked to repay $1,100 to employer for unsubstantiated wage theft

There are petty employers — then there are employers who fire you for bogus claims of wage theft and demand repayment of said wages. The crazy part is the employer doesn't seem to have (or isn't willing to offer) any proof to back their claims. They're just like, “You're fired, and btw you owe us money," and expect the employee to comply. After being accused of claiming hours that they had not worked, this employer demanded repayment of the supposed wages under the threat of a lawsuit. In reali…
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No sick days. | I am sicker than yesterday. I need rest. No don't say that.

'No. Don't say that.': Employee tries to call out sick, manager begs them to come in

It's a sure sign that you need to accept your team is understaffed when you reach the point that you can't afford to have one single worker call out sick.
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Incredibly sympathetic response from interviewer, having interviewed me the day after the death of a family member

'Your interview was not satisfactory': Interviewer sends wildly insensitive rejection email after candidate had a death in the family

This guy definitely dodged a bullet.
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'This is so tacky...enjoy your swamp hole': Deceptively dangerous fire-pit DIY fail gets roasted like s'mores by concerned commenters

'This is so tacky...enjoy your swamp hole': Deceptively dangerous fire-pit DIY fail gets roasted like s'mores by concerned commenters

One DIY-er had a super good idea…until the internet pointed out to him why it was actually crazy disastrous .
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Top Trending Dreadful Pickup Lines This Week (December 6, 2022)

Top Trending Dating App Fails That Backfired This Week (December 6, 2022)

You can smell the desperation from here.
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AITA for leaving a fake postive pregnancy test in the bedroom to catch my husband's mom snooping?

'I got tons of calls and texts from my in-laws "congratulating" me for my "pregnancy"': Snooping MIL uncovers fake pregnancy test, announces it to entire family

Is it ever appropriate to blame a rat catcher for catching a rat?
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I was looking up reviews for the movie we went to see last night and thought this was hilarious 😂

Crazy Nun Takes Her Child to a Horror Movie about Demonic Possession, Leaves Hilarious 1 Star Review

A nun and her kid walk into a horror movie? I don't remember this joke!
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‘She Needs to Pay Her Own Way’ : Wealthy in Laws Refuse to Pay For Daughter in Law in All Inclusive Family Vacation, Put Son In Awkward Position

‘She Needs to Pay Her Own Way’ : Wealthy in Laws Refuse to Pay For Daughter in Law in All Inclusive Family Vacation, Put Son In Awkward Position

These types of in-laws are always willing to pay for divorce attorneys.
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AITA for telling my parents that I make more than both my siblings when they told me to get a real job | I'm a nanny to 2 special needs kids. There's a very high demand for nannies for special needs kids because 3 special needs daycares in my county shut down, so I make approximately $120,000

'Childcare isn't a real job': Special needs childcare worker sets her parents straight, makes $120k a year

There's nothing like changing someone's mind by proving them wholly and completely to be out of touch. Being able to smack them over the head with an indisputable “I told you so.” works more wonders than any amount of arguing ever could have.
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20 iPhone memes for people who have a cracked screen right now

20 iPhone memes for people who have a cracked screen right now

iPhones are fine and all, but sometimes I think the best age of technology was when people had iPods and Razor phones. Phones/texting and music used to be in separate places (but today's kids don't know about that…just kidding, we all know you can Google anything in .5 seconds). Or, there was the intriguing mid-2000s era when we had green iPod nanos and cell phones with a slide-out keyboard, which gave us a lot of quirky looking flip phones. Technology seemed so exciting back then! Today, we ha…
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‘I Know the Policy but I Want the Discount Anyway’ : Entitled Customer V.S Stubborn Employee Who Is Miserably Just Doing His Job

‘I Know the Policy but I Want the Discount Anyway’ : Entitled Customer V.S Stubborn Employee Who Is Miserably Just Doing His Job

How can I make an employees day even more miserable? Oh, I know. Demand a discount without fulfilling the requirements!
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'I quit my job': Employer refuses to let employee take a single day off while their parents are visiting, employee quits

As Phil Collins's mother once famously told him… “It's a game of give and take.”
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